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Tourism is a major global economic sector that is undergoing tremendous growth in emerging economies and is often touted as salient for development and poverty alleviation in developing countries. Tourism is recognized as a highly climate-sensitive sector, one that is also strongly influenced by...

Author(s)
Scott, D.; Gössling, S.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change (WIRE's), 2012, 3, 3, pp 213-232
Abstract

The western region is the poorest area of China, and much needs to be done to lift poorer families in the region out of poverty. The western region is an area of natural beauty and it possesses rich tourism resources. Therefore, it has an intrinsic comparative advantage and it can exploit its...

Author(s)
Yang Xia; Liu XiaoYing
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2013, 28, 6, pp 47-55
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In this paper, the efforts that Macedonia makes for promotion and positioning it as a tourist destination will be reviewed. In recent years Macedonia much effort has invested in the development and promotion of tourism products, as well strategies, plans, and programs to promote that nation's...

Author(s)
Galovski, D.
Publisher
Univerza na Primorskem, Portorož, Slovenia
Citation
Academica Turistica, 2017, 10, 1, pp 83-89, 106-107
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Visa facilitation has a crucial impact on outbound travel. The Henley & Partners Visa Restrictions Index was used to measure visa accessibility while a dynamic panel model was used to analyze the impact of visa facilitation on outbound travel. The panel data covers 57 countries with a time period...

Author(s)
Liu XiangYan; Jiang YiYi; Lyu XingYang; Li YuTing
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2018, 33, 12, pp 46-52
Abstract

This article examines whether the tourism-led growth hypothesis holds for the New Zealand economy. Using unit root tests, cointegration tests, and vector error correction models, and annual data over the period 1972-2012 on real international tourism expenditure, real gross domestic product (GDP),...

Author(s)
Jaforullah, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2015, 20, 4, pp 413-418
Abstract

China's outbound tourism has developed rapidly in recent years with an annual growth rate of over 20%. This development has been accompanied by a continuous and expanding deficit in the tourism service trade, triggering debate among government officials and academia about whether China's outbound ...

Author(s)
Dai Bin; Jiang Yiyi; Yang LiQiong; Ma YiLiang
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2013, 28, 1, pp 39-45
Abstract

It has been widely recognised that climate change has become one of the most significant global issues facing research, policy and practice for sustainable tourism development. Due to the highly climate sensitive nature of tourism, climate change has emerged as a major topic in tourism studies....

Author(s)
He XiaoRong; Jiang Min
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2015, 30, 12, pp 35-45
Abstract

On the basis of clarification of unexpected event and crisis concept, this paper builds a back propagation BP Neural Network model, using inbound tourist trips to Tibet from 2005 to 2009 (by person) and analyzes the impact and policy responses to the Lhasa "3.14" unexpected event. The results show...

Author(s)
Tian XiangLi; Bai Kai
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2013, 28, 3, pp 38-46
Abstract

With the rapid growth of the Chinese economy, the tourism industry has become an important new sector for national development and begun to attract more and more attention. The traditional push-pull economic model suggests that sectors such as tourism have a pull effect on consumption. In this...

Author(s)
Su JianJun; Sun GenNian; Xu ZhangYong
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2014, 29, 2, pp 25-35
AbstractFull Text

The present-day tourist policies of states depend on numerous elements, actions and measures that contribute to the adequate and controlled development of the tourism sector. Conducting tourism policy requires knowledge to be able to assess the current situation and to predict the future directions ...

Author(s)
Marczak, M.
Publisher
Uniwersytet Szczeciński, Szczecin, Poland
Citation
Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki, 2018, No.1, pp 51-58

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